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Alocasia Masquerade 'Mayan Mask'
Common Name: Elephant Ears Family: Araceae (The Arum Family)

The upright elephant ears are different than the smaller, more lax Colocasia. Alocasia are large plants with thick, sculpted, glossy green, strongly upright leaves held on rigid stems. Masquerade 'Mayan Mask' also has a nice shine to the deep green leaves with light green veins and stunning burgundy reverses. It will form large, fast-growing specimen for the garden or containers. Protect in winter with a deep mulch where hardy or as a houseplant in colder zones.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Americas - North America

Americas - Central and South America

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourGreen
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom Colour
Height4-6' Bloom TimeSummer
Spread3-5' FragranceNo
Light Exposure Foliage ColourGreen Burgundy/Red/Purple
Soil Moisture Stem Colour
Hardiness7-10 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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